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David May

editor , consultant , university director

David May, American university director, consultant, editor. Member Council for Advancement and Support of Education (chair national publications committee 1985-1987), University and College Design Association, American Institute Graphic Arts.

Background

May, David was born on May 4, 1934 in Wheeling, West Virginia, United States. Son of Herbert Stanley and Lucille (Bursee) May.

Education

AB, West Liberty State College, 1956;Master of Arts, Case Western Reserve U., 1958;postgraduate, University of Michigan, 1958-1960;postgraduate, Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland, 1963-1964.

Career

Designer, Toledo Museum Art, 1961-1963;instructor art, Bradford (Massachusetts) College, 1964-1965;lecturer art, designer, U. N.H., Durham, 1965-1968;designer, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, New York, 1969-1971;owner, Ithaca Office Communications, 1971-1978;director publications, Syracuse (New York) U., 1978-1987;executive director publications and printing, Syracuse (New York) U., 1987-1993;executive director committee planning, Syracuse (New York) U., since 1993. Consultant numerous colleges universities, since 1984.

Works

  • Editor Syracuse University magazine, 1980-1985. Art director Adirondack Life magazine, 1976-1978. Art director (books) New Hampshire Public Company, 1968-1973.

    Contributor articles to magazines.

Membership

Member Council for Advancement and Support of Education (chair national publications committee 1985-1987), University and College Design Association, American Institute Graphic Arts.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: tennis.

Connections

Married Nancy Goodwin Shaw, February 9, 1963. Children: Christopher, Andrew, Michael.

father:
Herbert Stanley May

mother:
Lucille (Bursee) May

spouse:
Nancy Goodwin Shaw

children:
Christopher May

Andrew May

Michael May